Brooklands brings Motoball back to a wider audience

BROOKLANDS was once famous for motorcycle contests on its historic racetrack and many records have been broken there, but it has never staged a version of football played on motorbikes which was... Read more »

Valley End Cricket Club’s girls are back in action

VALLEY End’s girls are firmly entrenched in cricket again after fearing they wouldn’t be able to play at all during 2020. The pandemic hit the sport hard, and clubs were not allowed... Read more »

Man Utd hero to sell shirts and medals at local auction

FORMER Manchester United star Norman Whiteside will sell his collection of football memorabilia, including his FA Cup winner’s medals, at Ewbank’s this month. Whiteside was not only the youngest player to score... Read more »

Football for the ages

FOOTBALL’s in focus this week with two vintage pictures and readers’ memories. This feature has been “kicked off” following the Peeps page story on February 6 about Woking’s railway orphanage. Raymond Hilderley... Read more »

Laser Quest championship comes to Woking

MOCK combat experts from across the world are taking part in European championship games in Woking this weekend. Players from countries including the UK, France, Holland, Denmark and the US will be... Read more »

Commonwealth champ’s new success

FORMER Commonwealth Games gold medallist Sam Skillcorn (née Lowe) is encouraging more youngsters to look at Judo as fitting way to improve their body and mind. After narrowly missing out on competing... Read more »

Visually impaired bowlers club faces closure

A CLUB for blind and visually impaired bowlers will close at the end of this year if they cannot attract new members. The North-West Surrey Visually Impaired Bowls Group, which plays in... Read more »

FA chairman visits Byfleet club

THE chairman of The Football Association visited the Byfleet village Club at the weekend. Greg Clarke, who previously served as the chairman of The Football League and Leicester City, was given a... Read more »

Thousands battle elements in Surrey Half Marathon

RAIN, hail and blustering wind made running difficult, but more than 3,500 people completed the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon on Sunday. They streamed for over three hours from Woking Park to Jacobs... Read more »

Runners’ lifesaving challenge

A TEAM of around 60 children, teachers and parents from Knaphill School and Knaphill Lower School are taking part in the Surrey Half Marathon on Sunday to raise money to buy defibrillators.... Read more »